Our terrified hyperpatriots: Here’s what Palin, Trump and anti-Muslim extremists fear most – Salon.com

We shouldn’t parcel racism into discrete categories despite its unevenness. The conflation of anything undesirable with “Islam” has deep antecedents in U.S. slavery and colonization, but Middle Easterners and South Asians are capable of replicating earlier epochs of racism even as they suffer the consequences of its continued existence. To Read more…